PROFICIENCY 60% 14% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
63%DAWSON-BOYD PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
63%Dawson
52%Minnesota

Dawson-boyd Secondary is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "DAWSON-BOYD PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Dawson, MN. There are a total of 254 students and 18 teachers at Dawson-boyd Secondary, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 84 free lunch students and 26 reduced lunch students.

Dawson-boyd Secondary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 59.5%, which is 14% higher than the Minnesota average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students254
Teachers18.35
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch84
Reduced lunch26

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Dawson-boyd Secondary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
740-49%
850-59%
High School50-59%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
760-69%
870-79%
High School70-79%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Dawson-boyd Secondary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMinnesotaNational
Caucasian 94.2% 90.3% 70.9% 51.1%
African American 1.6% 1.2% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 1.6% 1.2% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 3.9% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.4% 1.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 3.1% 3.2% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Stevens Elementary67%0.0Dawson, MN
Madison-marietta-nassau Elementary70%8.6Madison, MN
Lac Qui Parle Valley Middle School65%9.9Madison, MN
Lac Qui Parle Valley Secondary52%9.9Madison, MN

Dawson demographics profile

StatisticDawsonMinnesotaNational
Population1,5385,383,661314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,0436791
Median age46.237.637.4
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%58%55%
Speak English97%89%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Dawson

IndexDawsonMinnesotaNational
Completed 8th grade92.0%90.4%83.8%
Completed high school87.3%89.2%82.4%
Completed some college48.3%65.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree27.2%43.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors21.1%33.2%29.3%
Completed masters4.4%10.9%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.3%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Dawson-boyd Secondary data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.